THE WEEKEND GUIDE
Our recommended events for the weekend.
ICE, ICE BABY
The Next Smirnoff Ice Queen
What: Month-long Thursday night amateur drag competition to crown Miss Smirnoff Ice Vancouver 2012.
When: The next three Thursdays starting tonight, 8pm to 10pm.
Why: Fruity boys with fruity drinks.
Where: Celebrities (1022 Davie St.).
How much: at the door to benefit the DMS and Friends For Life Society.
What: Wet ‘n wild floating dance party for bears, otters, wolves and other furry woodland creatures.
When: Saturday, 4pm boarding, 5pm sail.
Why: Hair today, groom tomorrow.
Where: M.V. Britannia (boards at the North foot of Denman St.).
How much: online, quay side.
k.d. lang and the Siss Boom Bang
What: Out Canadian cow-punk torch singer (pictured) supports her latest album, “Sing It Loud.”
When: Saturday and Sunday, 8:30pm.
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Where: Commodore Ballroom (868 Granville St.).
How much: .50 online.